Saturday 25 August 1962
It was Saturday, under the sign of Virgo. The US president was John F. Kennedy (Democratic).
Famous people born on this day include Ron Heller and Mazzi Rawd.
In that special week of August people in US were listening to The Loco-Motion by Little Eva.
In UK I Remember You by Frank Ifield was in the top 5 hits.
The 300 Spartans, directed by Rudolph Mat, was one of the most viewed movies released in 1962
while Ship Of Fools by Katherine Anne Porter was one of the best selling books.
On TV people were watching Dr. Finlay's Casebook.
If you liked videogames you were probably playing Spacewar!.
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Which were the important events of 25 August 1962 ?
- Roman festivals - Opiconsivia held in honor of Ops.
- RC Saints - Genesius of Arles, Saint Louis IX of France, Saint Joseph Calasanz
- Uruguay - National Day (independence from Brazil in 1825).
- Philippines - National Heroes' Day.
- Ron Heller: NFL tackle (Miami Dolphins).
- Mazzi Rawd: heavy metal rocker.
- Maris Bruziks: Latvian triple jumper.
- Jessica Martin: British mimic and impressionist, the creator of carefully constructed comic characters.
- Vivian Campbell: heavy metal rocker (White Snake - "Here I Go Again").
- Māris Bružiks: Latvian triple jumper
- Shahid Mahboob: Pakistani cricketer
- David Packer: American actor
- Michael Zorc: German footballer and manager
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